Winterborne Cottage

Winterborne St Martin


Property Reference: DXF
  • Sleeps6
  • Pets 2
  • Bedrooms3
  • Grade5 Star rating

Property Location Map

location marker This icon broadly indicates the property location.

Availability & Price

Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

 
Available start days
Unavailable days

2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
Looking to leave tonight, or arrive on a different day?
Call us on 0345 268 0760.

Property Features

  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Gold AwardGold Award
  • Enclosed Garden / PatioEnclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Woodburning StoveWoodburning Stove
  • BoutiqueBoutique
  • Luxury CollectionLuxury Collection
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Peacefully situated away from the road in the heart of rural Dorset’s Hardy country, this detached farm cottage, originally built in 1830, has lovely views and has been immaculately restored. It lies close to the Jurassic coast, Chesil beach, Abbotsbury’s swannery and sub-tropical gardens, and Maiden Castle. Dorchester 3 miles, Bridport 12 miles. London 2½ hours by car, less than 3 hours by train. Shop/PO ¼ mile, pub 750 yards.

Large living room with wood-burning stove and door with steps to paddock. Large dining hall with gas fire. One step up to spacious well-equipped kitchen with range (for cooking), dining area and tiled floor. Utility with Belfast sink, toilet and tiled floor. First floor: Double bedroom with 5ft bed, ornamental fireplace, TV and en-suite shower room with toilet. Twin bedroom (zip & link beds) with TV. Small twin bedroom. Bathroom with over-bath shower, toilet and wooden floor.

  • Wood-burning stove - initial fuel included, thereafter available locally
  • Gas fire included
  • Electricity, full gas central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Cot
  • High chair
  • Three TVs
  • DVD
  • Radio/CD
  • Electricity/gas range included
  • Microwave
  • Washer/dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Small enclosed lawned garden with patio, furniture
  • Large shared paddock with fruit trees, small thatched open-sided barn
  • Parking (2 cars)
  • No smoking
  • Friday to Friday

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. We were very impressed by this beautiful cottage. Well equipped, very spacious and comfortable. We had 3 generations of family plus a large lurcher dog and fitted in very well. Would thoroughly recommend. Location excellent. It did rain a lot but we still had plenty to do and see. June 2012.
  2. Lovely, well-appointed cottage near Dorchester, within walking distance of Maiden Castle and Hardy’s Monument. Good enclosed garden with shared use of paddock next door. Comfortable and tasteful, in a lovely part of Dorset. May 2012.
  3. The cottage was very comfortable, warm and spacious, and extremely relaxing. Attention to detail was excellent and all equipment was of a very high standard. The welcoming gifts were very much appreciated. The pub is very close by and there is also a farm shop which was OK, but there is a small Waitrose only 5 minutes drive away in Poundbury. March 2012.
  4. Great cottage very tastfully decorated and well situated for places of interest. Welcome pack much appreciated and a very nice touch. Aug 2011.
  5. Very comfortable cottage and very well equipped. Quiet. Good pub a short walk away. Easy trip to Weymouth and Dorchester. Welcome pack left including lovely bottle of wine. July 2011.
  6. Very peaceful, and well fitted out property with great facilities. April 2011.
  7. Lovely cottage which was well furnished and maintained to a high standard. A home from home. Nov 2010.
  8. Beautifully restored property. All the furnishings and linens were clean and of quality. Kitchen very well equipped and beautifully situated. July 2010.
  9. High standard of decor. Fully equipped with all requirements met. June 2010.
  10. Beautifully restored house that was well furnished and equipped. It also had a safe garden and nice quality linen. June 2010.
  11. Very clean, well equipped cottage. Extremely comfortable, home from home. May 2010.
  12. An excellent property which more than met our expectations. We had to check the price to see we hadn’t been under charged! May 2010.
  13. Very private, although owners were on hand if required. Beautiful house, very attractively presented. Great pub 5 minutes walk away. April 2010.
  14. The property was better than expected. Ideal for a dog. The pub seemed closer than described. Ideally situated for most of Dorset. March 2010.
  15. Spacious, very comfortable and excellently equipped cottage in good location. Very peaceful. Oct 2009.
  16. Fantastic English cottage and so nicely furnished and well equipped and clean and in a great location near to great beaches lots of things to do. March 2009.
  17. This is an excellent property, tastefully decorated and furnished also very comfortable. The owners are very helpful and welcoming. We would rate it as one of the best and would certainly recommend it to others and return again ourselves if in the area. Sept 2009.
  18. It is a beautifully presented cottage. The kitchen has the equipment anyone would need and overall we found it a very warm and relaxing place to stay. Nov 2008.
  19. The photos don’t do the property or the quality of how it is fitted out justice. A virtual tour would be better. We have stayed in 4 properties with you, all excellent but this was the best. Dec 2008.
  20. We loved the property and the location - many thanks. Nov 2008.
    show all »

    Please note: The information on this page is intended as a guide only. We cannot accept responsibility for any inaccurate, misleading or incomplete information about any property and its facilities or services.

    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

    or Call 0345 268 0760 now to book
    Total number of adults over the age of 18 at time of travel
    Total number of children between the age of 2 and 18
    Total number of infants under the age of 2
    Total number of pets allowed
    The date on which you want your holiday to begin
    Booking length in nights
    The number of days either side of the Start Date that you would like to search
    Enter a unique property reference number here For example: Whitby or Newquay
    Rearrange by Capacity (sleeps) or Price
    Total number of occupants
    Total number of pets allowed
    Property Reference
    Total number of adults over the age of 18 at time of travel
    Total number of children between the age of 2 and 18
    Total number of infants under the age of 2
    The price for just the accommodation element of your booking
    The total price for your booking
    We need this so that we can email your booking confirmation and documentation
    We may need this to contact you in relation to your booking.
    We may need this to contact you in relation to your booking.
    We will automatically collect any oustanding payments on the date due using the payment details provided below